Margaret Thatcher, at the age of 87, suffering from Alzheimer’s Disease, died following a stroke on 8th April, 2013.
What are Margaret Thatcher’s achievements ?
Margaret Thatcher was the first British Prime minister who led the conservative party for more than a decade.She led her conservative party to three straight election wins( 1979, 1983 ,1987) and held office for 11 1/2 years- May 1979 to Nov 1990.
Margaret Thatcher was also known as Iron Lady of Britain.She pulled her country from 35 yrs of socialism,and also led to the victory over Falkland Islands and helped guide U.S and Soviet Union through Cold War era.
Her policies revitalized British business, spurred industrial growth following Great Depression.